Bios of our Conductors

Tigran Arakelyan - Music Director

Armenian-American conductor Tigran Arakelyan is the Music Director of  Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestras, the Federal Way Youth Symphony and the Artistic Director/Conductor of Port Townsend Community Orchestra. Previously, he was the…

Kevin Helppie - Baritone

Kevin Helppie has been involved professionally in choral and vocal music for over 30 years. He has directed collegiate, church and community choirs in Washington, Oregon, North Dakota, Kentucky and Texas. He studied choral conducting at…